The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Testing
Rank 77 97 124
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Performance Testing 14 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 1.48% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.65% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 1
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% +3.07%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
Performance Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1456 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.07% 89.77% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1117 1075
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Performance Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Performance Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Performance Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cheshire region.

Performance Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Performance Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Performance Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Performance Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 8 £42,500 +28.78%
Chester -5 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Performance Testing
North West

Performance Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Performance Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Performance Testing.

1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) ISEB
3 20 (60.61%) Software Testing
4 19 (57.58%) Validation
5 18 (54.55%) .NET
5 18 (54.55%) ISTQB
5 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (51.52%) Finance
7 16 (48.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (39.39%) MSTest
8 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
8 13 (39.39%) QA
8 13 (39.39%) Defect Management
9 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
10 11 (33.33%) SDLC
11 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
11 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (30.30%) System Testing
11 10 (30.30%) C#
11 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
12 9 (27.27%) Web Services
12 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
12 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
13 8 (24.24%) Test Management
14 7 (21.21%) XML
14 7 (21.21%) ETL
15 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
15 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
15 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server

Performance Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (39.39%) MSTest
3 10 (30.30%) Visual Studio
4 6 (18.18%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.03%) NUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Sahi
6 1 (3.03%) Synon
6 1 (3.03%) WatiN
6 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 18 (54.55%) Test Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (27.27%) Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Developer in Test
4 9 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Analyst
5 8 (24.24%) Tester
6 7 (21.21%) Automation Tester
6 7 (21.21%) Senior Automation Tester
6 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
6 7 (21.21%) Senior Test Automation Developer
6 7 (21.21%) Senior Tester
6 7 (21.21%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (18.18%) ETL Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Senior Web Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) SSIS Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Web Analyst
8 5 (15.15%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) .NET
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) JSON
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Testing
2 19 (57.58%) Validation
3 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) Defect Management
5 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 11 (33.33%) SDLC
7 10 (30.30%) System Testing
7 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (24.24%) Test Management
9 7 (21.21%) ETL
10 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
11 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
12 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
13 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
13 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
13 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) RPG
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) ISEB
2 18 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) HP Quality Center
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